Beef & Vegetable Podliva (Gravy)

Beef & Vegetable Podliva (Gravy)

Recipe Makes: 4 – 6 servings Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 40 minutes Total Time: 50 minutes INGREDIENTS: 1 lb beef 2 tbsp corn oil; divided 1 cup carrots (2 medium carrots) 1 medium onion 2 tbsp tomato paste 1 tbsp corn starch salt & pepper to taste water DIRECTIONS: Chop up the vegetables [...]

Pan Seared Potatoes

Pan Seared Potatoes

Recipe Makes: 4 servings Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: around 20 minutes Total Time: 30 minutes INGREDIENTS: 4 large potatoes ¼ cup of oil (I used corn oil) salt & pepper to taste dill DIRECTIONS: Start off by peeling the potatoes. Then slice them into small but even slices (so they could all cook [...]

Chocolate Babka

Chocolate Babka

Recipe Makes: 1 loaf Prep Time: 4 hrs 20 minutes Cook Time: 40 minutes Total Time: 5 hours INGREDIENTS FOR DOUGH: 1 ¾ cup flour 1 tsp instant yeast ½ tsp salt ½ tbsp sugar 1 tbsp butter; extra 2 tbsp to brush on top 1 egg ¾ cup milk INGREDIENTS FOR FILLING: ¼ cup [...]

Zebra Cake (VIDEO)

Zebra Cake (VIDEO)

Recipe Makes: 6-8 servings Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 1 hr Total Time: 1 hr 10 min INGREDIENTS: 2 cups sour cream 2 cups sugar 3 cups flour 2 tbsp cocoa powder 5 eggs 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp white vinegar 2 sticks or butter; melted DIRECTIONS: Preheat the oven to 350F. In [...]

Mamaliga

Mamaliga

Recipe Makes: 4 servings Cook Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 10 minutes INGREDIENTS: 2 cups cornmeal 4 cups water sour cream; optional topping melted butter; optional topping eggs; optional topping bacon/sausage; optional topping feta cheese; optional topping DIRECTIONS: In a large pot, add in water and turn on to high heat. Once the water starts [...]